Tottenham vs Chelsea: live score, updates, highlights from Sunday’s Premier League game

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Chelsea are rolling their opponents to start the season and the reigning European champions will once again be the favorites to take care of business against London rivals Tottenham Hotspur, who pick up some key players just in time for the game.

Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea side are unbeaten on the season so far (3-0-1, 10 points) and will look to keep pace with Liverpool at the top of the Premier League. The Blues have allowed only one Premier League goal this season and it was a penalty.

Tottenham (3-1-0, 9 points) started the season strong with three straight 1-0 wins to start the Premier League season under new manager Nuno Espirito Santo, but fell 3-0 to Crystal Palace during its last outing. However, Spurs were reduced to 10 men in that game after Japhet Tanganga was given a red card, and star striker Son Heung-min and his contingent of South American starters were also missing, who were in quarantine in Croatia after losing. played for their country in September. World Cup qualifiers. Spurs will be reunited with the trio and Son for the derby match against Chelsea.

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Tottenham will also face two days less rest compared to their rivals: Chelsea played their UEFA Champions League group stage opener at home on Tuesday (1-0 win over FC Zenit) , while Spurs traveled to France to face Rennes on Thursday in a 2-2 draw which saw two other starters take punches that forced them out of the game.

Sporting News will follow the Tottenham v Chelsea game live, providing scores updates, commentary and highlights snippets as they occur.

Tottenham score against Chelsea

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Tottenham vs Chelsea live updates, Premier League game highlights

(All Eastern hours)

21st minute: Tottenham pierces left-back Sergio Reguilon, who enters the box but fails to find Giovani Lo Celso. It’s an excellent Antonio Rudiger play to ward off danger.

20th min. : After a good game in the middle of the week, Tanguy Ndombele got off to a good start, making good maneuvers to save possession.

15th min: What a Chelsea break. Lukaku holds the ball, brings Mount in and he throws a 3-v-2. Mount gets the last shot in the box and he’s blocked.

11th minute: What a whiff of Kai Havertz! Azpilicueta serves the perfect ball for the volley into the box, but Havertz does not make contact.

10th minute: Chelsea have yet to settle in this game so far. Tottenham chase and press and make life difficult for Chelsea. Nuno Espirito Santo has vowed that Spurs will make it difficult for the European champions.

5th minute: Harry Kane shoots a free kick just outside the box and he comes out of the wall for a corner. It does not amount to anything.

3rd minute: Tottenham with an early flurry of chances! Giovano Lo Celso incredibly fails to redirect the ball right in front of goal. And Chelsea finally dismiss the danger.

1st minute: Were out. Tottenham Hotspur kick off.

11:31 am: Tribute to Tottenham Hotspur Stadium for Jimmy Greaves:

11:30 am: Unliked under José Mourinho. Irreplaceable with Nuno Espirito Santo.

10:48 am: Harry Kane has spoken of the passing of Spurs and England legend Jimmy Greaves:

8:12 am: Chelsea are heading to a stadium where they have already been victorious:

Tottenham’s starting lineup against Chelsea

Tottenham entrances Giovani Lo Celso, Cristian Romero and Davinson sanchez are available after going through quarantine in Croatia after returning from the South American World Cup qualifiers. Romero is making his first Premier League start.

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Son Heung-min and Eric Dier would not have been training all week, but they both start, while the blows that forced Steven bergwijn and Lucas Moura out of Thursday’s Conference League game are enough to keep them both sidelined against Chelsea. Spurs are already without a suspended defender Japhet Tanganga and Ryan sessegnon, who is still struggling with a hamstring problem.

Tottenham starting eleven (4-3-3, left to right): 1-Hugo Lloris-GK – 3-Sergio Reguilon, 15-Eric Dier, 4-Cristian Romero, 12-Emerson Royal – 18-Giovani Lo Celso, 5-Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, 28-Tanguy Ndombele – 20-Delle Alli, 10-Harry Kane, 7-Son Heung-min

Tottenham Submarines (9): 22-Pierluigi Gollini-GK, 2-Matt Doherty, 6-Davinson Sanchez, 14-Joe Rodon, 33-Ben Davies, 29-Oliver Skipp, 8-Harry Winks, 11-Bryan Gil, 44-Dane Scarlett

In comparison, Chelsea are in pretty good health ahead of this game with the American Christian Pulisic being the only injury absence due to a blow to the ankle received with the United States National Team. More bad news for Tottenham: the all-terrain midfielder N’Golo Kanté is back on the bench of the reigning European champions. Starting goalkeeper Edouard Mendy will miss the game after suffering a late injury against FC Zenit in the Champions League.

“Edu had a huge success [in the last minute vs. FC Zenit] and we have tried everything for the last few days, but he was not comfortable. Yesterday in training we decided that if a miracle didn’t happen overnight, Kepa would play, “Tuchel said ahead of the game.

Chelsea starting eleven (3-4-3, left to right): 1-Kepa Arrizabalaga-GK – 2-Antonio Rudiger, 6-Thiago Silva, 4-Andreas Christensen – 3-Marcos Alonso, 8-Mateo Kovacic, 5-Jorginho, 28-Cesar Azpilicueta – 19-Mason Mount, 9-Romelu Lukaku , 29-Kai Havertz

Chelsea substitutes (9): 13-Bettinelli-GK, 14-Trevoh Chalobah, 21-Ben Chilwell, Reece James, 17-Saul Niguez, 7-N’Golo Kante, 20-Callum Hudson-Odoi, 22-Hakim Ziyech, 11-Timo Werner

How to watch Tottenham vs Chelsea

  • Dated: Sunday September 19
  • Time: 11:30 a.m.ET
  • TV channel: nothing
  • Television in Spanish: nothing
  • Direct: peacock

The match will only be available to fans in the United States through NBC’s Peacock streaming platform.

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